Poster Session  |   July 2017
How Parents With Disabilities View or Define Quality of Life
Author Affiliations
  • Scottsdale Academy
  • Walgreens
Article Information
Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   July 2017
How Parents With Disabilities View or Define Quality of Life
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505128p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4148
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505128p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4148
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This grounded theory qualitative study explored how parents with disabilities view or define quality of life and implications for practice. Multiple researchers and data collection from multiple sources insured rigor, triangulation, and trustworthiness. Occupational autonomy emerged as a major theme.

Primary Author and Speaker: Alicia Edwards

Additional Authors and Speakers: Monique Burke, Aneisha Linster

Contributing Authors: Aurelia Alexander, Barbara Kornblau, Sarah Mbiza, Debora Oliveira